Responsible for providing direction and oversight for all Inside Plant Operations. Drive to ensure structured, consistent and disciplined operational practices to ensure stable product delivery aligned with company initiatives and expectations. Support operations including the technical operations, construction, and preventative maintenance. Lead and Direct project planning, capital budgeting and assist with business plan development. Ensure a high degree of cross functional communication and participation in line with product deployment and support.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Lead a structured and disciplined work team to produce exceptional results delivering the customer experience.
Ensure oversight of designated inside plant operations which include facilities, powering, cooling, cabling, TVRO, FCC Compliance and provide direct hands on support for other network operations teams for all Headends and Hubs are to company standards.
Provide engineering operational support and direction for new or existing technologies and current operational initiatives.
Evaluate and consult with Corporate levels of leadership regarding technical operations, strategic planning, construction, system techs and network operations.
Ensure compliance with quality control programs for inside plant operations and consistent operational procedures.
Lead and direct capital budget process for ISP, execute approved budget plan.
Ensure current procedures and tests are performed in accordance with Charter Policy and Federal Communication Commission Standards.
Oversee and ensure the maintenance of records as required by Charter Policy, Federal Communications Commission and other government agencies.
Ensure adherence to company TQA policies
Lead and participate in succession planning
Perform other duties as requested
Advanced knowledge of company products and services and of HFC.
Ability to handle multiple projects and tasks and make decisions and solve problems while working under pressure.
Supervise and motivate others.
Advanced knowledge of all FCC compliance reports and other rules and regulations.
Comprehensive understanding of applicable local and state rules and regulations in addition to OSHA rules and regulations, on both federal and state level.
Comprehensive understanding of HVAC and power distribution systems.
Knowledge of Analog Transmission Line Theory, electronic theory, Fiber Optic theory, National Electric Code and National Electric Safety Code.
Knowledge of Federal Communications Commission regulations.
12+ years engineering experience preferred
7+ years management experience preferred
3+ years project management experience preferred
Bachelor's degree in engineering or related field, or equivalent experience
SCTE-BCT/E certification or equivalent
Industry and vendor specific certifications and training
A little about us:
Spectrum is the nation’s fastest growing TV, internet and voice company. We’re committed to integrating the highest quality service with superior entertainment and communications products.